Afflecks

Susie Stubbs
Image of Afflecks Palace in Manchester's Northern Quarter
Ben Williams

Afflecks, 52 Church Street, Manchester, M4 1PW – Visit Now

Afflecks Palace is legendary in Manchester, and for good reason. This towering indie emporium kick-started the careers of many a local entrepreneur, from Red or Dead founder Wayne Hemingway to Urban Splash head honcho Tom Bloxham. Today the former department store contains dozens of vintage and fashion stalls, selling everything from military garb and goth-ware to tea dresses. There are also dedicated vinyl, CBD and art print shops, plus a bunch of places to pick up alternative beauty products, from an eco-friendly ‘hemporium’ to a vegan-friendly soap shop with a make-your-own-shampoo station.

In the context of the chains and corporations that fill Market street, Afflecks Palace is a breath of fresh air that diverts you from the mainstream and helps in finding a perfectly quirky gift.

  • 52 Church Street
  • Manchester
  • M4 1PW
  • View map

Opening Hours

  • Mon: 10:30am – 6:00pm
  • Tue: 10:30am – 6:00pm
  • Wed: 10:30am – 6:00pm
  • Thu: 10:30am – 6:00pm
  • Fri: 10:30am – 6:00pm
  • Sat: 10:00am – 6:00pm
  • Sun: 11:00am – 5:00pm
  • Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit

Admission Charges

Free

Services and Facilities

Shops and café

Accessibility

No wheelchair access

Things to do right now

Powered by culturehosts
Activity Until 30 January 2022, Pay as you feel

PUSH LAB 2022 at HOME

OUTDOOR ART CLUB AT THE WHITWORTH
Childrens Until 11 February 2022, FREE

Outdoor Art Club at The Whitworth

Activity Until 15 February 2022, from £5

World of Music Choir

Rock and Goal
Activity Until 27 February 2022, from £9.99

Rock and Goal Tour

Jock McFadyen at the Lowry
Activity Until 27 February 2022,

Jock McFadyen Goes to the Lowry

Exhibitions Until 27 February 2022, from £16.50

Van Gogh Alive at MediaCityUK

Activity Until 1 March 2022, from £12.00

Ales & Alleyways: Andy’s Stories of Pubs

Jazmine Linklater
Literature Until 21 March 2022, from £5.00

CIT Writers’ Group at Waterside